Étiquettes » Tsui Hark

Once Upon a Time in China and America (Sammo Hung, 1997)

I will never not think it’s hilarious that Sammo Hung and Tsui Hark stole Jackie Chan’s dream project idea for a kung fu Western and used it to make a sixth Once Upon a Time in China movie. 567 mots de plus


The Raid: The Adventures of Uncle Choi.

Year: 1991

Directed by Ching Siu-tung
Produced by Tsui Hark
Written by Tsui Hark, Yuen Kai-chi

Starring: Dean Shek, Jacky Cheung, Tony Leung, Joyce Godenzi and Fennie Yuen… 672 mots de plus

Chinese Films

Review: Swordmaster (2016)

Starring  Kenny Lin, Peter Ho, Norman Chu, Mengji Jiang

Fight Choreography by Dion Lam and Bun Yuen

Directed by Derek Yee

Director Derek Yee ( The ORIGINAL Third Master) returns to one of his classic Shaw Brothers films, this time not as an actor, but as the director of the remake. 571 mots de plus

Martial Arts

Journey to the West: The Demons Strike Back – a long overdue review.

Stephen Chow’s Journey to the West – Conquering the Demons was hands down one of the best takes on the classic Journey to the West story that I’ve ever seen. 684 mots de plus


South Korea and China Sweep Asian Film Awards

HONG KONG — Films from South Korea and China grabbed the majority of honors at the 11th Asian Film Awards on Tuesday night, with “The Handmaiden” from South Korea leading with four awards and “I Am Not Madame Bovary” from China grabbing three. 807 mots de plus


Moonage Daydream: Journey to the West: The Demons Strike Back movie review

The Spring Festival (aka Lunar New Year) holiday just passed in China and as a result some of the biggest films of the year have been released in the past two weeks. 815 mots de plus

Hong Kong Films

Once Upon a Time in China II (1992)

Directed, written, and produced by Tsui Hark Once Upon a Time in China 2 is probably my favorite out of the original trilogy (I’ve yet to see 4-6).   300 mots de plus

Martial Arts